Ms. Alyssa Maltese

Root Literary

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Alyssa Maltese

Root Literary

Website:
rootliterary.com
Blog/Other:
www.alyssamaltese.com
Twitter (X):
@lyssmaltese
AALA Member:
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Genres
This agent is seeking the following genres:

Fiction

Commercial
Contemporary
Family Saga
Historical
Horror
Mystery
Romance
Science Fiction
Speculative
Thrillers/Suspense
Upmarket
Young Adult

Non-Fiction

Cultural/Social Issues
Food/Lifestyle
Health/Fitness
History
Humor/Gift Book
LGBTQ+
Memoir
Multicultural
Narrative
Nature/Ecology
Pop Culture
Psychology
Relationship/Dating
Science/Technology
Women's Issues
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histficdebut
07/05/2024 03:56 PM
QM Query: 7-5-24

92K Historical Fiction
amwheeler823
07/03/2024 03:40 PM
QM - 7/3/24
70k contemporary romance
adoxey2
06/20/2024 12:17 AM
FQ: 6/19/24

99k YA SFF
scarletthorne
06/03/2024 05:14 PM
I checked the website and it said my query confirmation would have an expected turnaround date, and I'm not seeing one. Can someone provide a me a map to this info or at least confirm it's not just me?
AmberJFrost
05/14/2024 12:43 AM
Adult fantasy, 75,000 words

Queried 5/9, form rejected 5/13

Hi, thanks for thinking of me with this project! Although I won't be pursuing representation, I appreciate the opportunity to consider your work, and wish you every success with it.
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Last Update:
02/21/2024 - Genres updated.
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